John Wilkes Booth

Assassin John Wilkes Booth Full Name: John Wilkes Booth
Nationality: American

Profession: Assassin
Why Famous: He assassinated President Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theatre, in Washington, D.C.

Born: May 10, 1838
Star Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bel Air, Maryland, USA

Died: April 26, 1865 (aged 26)
Cause of Death: Gun shot

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  • 1853-01-23 John Wilkes Booth is baptized at St. Timothy's Protestant Episcopal Church

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